Requires Photography

A Case of Conscience

1849


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 431

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.9 x 12.7 cm (4 11/16 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

55.761

Medium or Technique

Graphite rubbed for transfer on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Two men standing, left, addressing a man seated at a desk, right. Study for “Scraps,” 1849, pl. IV, no. 6.

Inscription

Notes inscribed in graphite above, and on verso.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875